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Lactation Consultant in Oakville at Halton Healthcare

Date Posted: 8/10/2018

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Job Description

Posting # 2018-828026


Position: Lactation Consultant 

Department: Maternal Child Program - Breastfeeding Clinic

Status: Part-time (must provide availability up to 0.6 FTE)

Hours: Monday to Sunday, various rotating day shifts (Hours are subject to change based on operational needs)

Site: Oakville

Halton Healthcare takes great pride in providing quality, compassionate healthcare services to our rapidly growing communities. As a progressive and vibrant healthcare organization, we are committed to being an innovative centre of excellence in community hospital care in the Halton and Peel Regions.   We are a distinctive centre of healthcare excellence that offers first-rate care in an innovative environment that supports the physical, mental, emotional and spiritual needs of the community. 

This is what you’ll be doing:

To provide quality patient care to postpartum women and new-born patients and to support the breastfeeding experience.

This is what you’ll need to do it:

Halton Healthcare endeavors to hire individuals who are competent in their chosen profession and who exemplify our mission, vision and values of accountability, respect and compassion which guide our individual behaviours and attitudes.

•         Current registration in good standing with the College of Nurses of Ontario.

•         Current BCLS certification required at time of hire.

•         Current IBCLC and breastfeeding support required.

•         Current Neonatal Resuscitation Provider certification required at time of hire and ongoing.

•         Related courses in maternal/new-born nursing.

•         Demonstrated ability to work with families.

•         Must have good interpersonal skills and the ability to prioritize.

•         Good team player.

•         Must be able to meet the physical demands of the position.

•         Satisfactory employment and attendance record required.  

The ideal candidate is strong in patient centered care in a dynamic, rapidly changing environment and should be ready to drive change and innovation. We require a person with good communication skills with a clear patient focus with the ability to manage execution and to foster teamwork and cooperation.

Salary: $33.45 to $46.38 per hour  

Date Posted: August 9, 2018

Application Deadline for Employees: August 16, 2018

If you are passionate about what you do, motivated by a job well done, and as committed to excellence, quality and patient satisfaction as we are, we'd like to hear from you.  Please submit your application via our website at  directly to this posting and include a current copy of your resume. 

We thank all those who apply but only those individuals selected for further consideration will be contacted.  

In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act and the Ontario Human Rights Code, Halton Healthcare will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment and selection process.  If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your accommodation needs to ensure your equal participation.


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